FindIt locates scientific name and authority information in HTML, XML, PDF, and Word documents. It uses a combination of rulesets and lexicons to provide a confidence ranking of all names within documents. A training component allows the rules and lexicon to be modified dynamically. A SOAP method allows findIT to be used as a component in external applications.
This function takes a complex scientific name containing authorship and/or nomenclatural annotation and returns the basic canonical form of the name. Useful for comparing different forms of the same name for nominal equivalence
A table that summarizes a lexical analysis of the suffixes of over 300,000 distinct genera names and over 400,000 distinct species epithets. These statistics are used within name recognition algorithms.
This application crawls through a web site, identifies all names and stores their source location, and then reconciles all names to one or more authoritative classifications which can then be used to browse the files. (version 2)